In the morning: Look well, fits perfectly, cut fiercely, spread nicely, press, next… In the afternoon: Mix well with an old whisk, a good dollop on your rubber, and just smear away … Great time to continue with the large facade mosaic In this beautiful autumn week, not too hot, not too cold, no rain, […]
“Oh, I’m sorry…. Stop … just a moment! Wait…! “ I’m just in time because the camper is already moving slowly across the field on its way to the exit. “I’m the biggest dummy of all time” I gasp, “sorry for the last minute disruption, but I forgot to make a picture of you guys.
“The poorer the soil, the more diversity” says Ellen cheerfully. We have the same name, and we have more in common. I get a master class in “What to do with a wild garden” – an unexpected development in an expected visit. A typical case of word of mouth recommendation My cousin Judith is a
Her son Olle is sitting on a stool in the kitchen, radiant and at ease, and chewing a chocolate easter egg. Sixteen years ago, when his mother was sitting here in the kitchen just as radiantly and at ease, he didn’t yet exist. When she came here with her Volkswagen, she did exactly the same
Question of a child in 2054: “Mommy, what is this white stuff?” “That’s called paper. Don’t touch it! It’s very rare.” “Where does paper come from?” Portuguese paper. We have that here. Plenty. But then in a raw form Ever realized? All paper come from these beings. These beauties only supply fibers for paper. .
Spring break is over. It was a colorful caravan that passed by. It started with the arrival of the Red Van. Always a blessing, because there are all kinds of useful things in it. A beautiful chair for one of the houses, a table model freezer for the (hopefully) abundant harvest from the vegetable garden,
It’s still quiet. But it’s a mess. The last users of the FancyDressingRoom didn’t commit to Rule Number One: Leave the FDR nicely for the next ones. We agree on that everyone is hanging the clothes back neatly, and put the shoes back in the rack. That’s normally not so easy for children, and usually